Fw: [Bridge] Re: Any way of knowing a packet's been defragmented

David S. Miller davem at redhat.com
Mon Aug 9 16:52:37 PDT 2004

On Fri, 6 Aug 2004 09:13:05 -0700
Stephen Hemminger <shemminger at osdl.org> wrote:

> Dave, this patch from Bart De Schuymer <bdschuym at pandora.be> fixes problems
> when using filtering and defragmentation.  The bridge needs to enforce the
> MTU restriction after going through the filtering chain not before, because
> the incoming filter may have reassembled an IP packet, that then needs to
> be fragmented on the output chain.


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